On the 20th of June, the World Refugee day, just a few days before Germany takes over the presidency of the EU Council, we are launching a network to take …
FROM SEA TO CITY
‘From the Sea to the City’ aims to join forces to reimagine the European stance on migration with cities and human rights at the center. With this vision we want to send a strong signal to the European institutions that we want to pursue a welcoming and human-rights based migration and refugee policy before Germany takes over the presidency of the EU Council in July 2020.
Welcoming refugees and migrants in our municipalities and cities is a chance to democratize Europe further from below: it is the cities that bear the brunt of managing migration, thus it is the cities that should also have a say in the European migration policy.